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drookit

/ (ˈdrʊkɪt) /
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adjective

Scot a variant spelling of droukit

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QUIZ YOURSELF ON “THEIR,” “THERE,” AND “THEY’RE”

Are you aware how often people swap around “their,” “there,” and “they’re”? Prove you have more than a fair grasp over these commonly confused words.
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Which one of these commonly confused words can act as an adverb or a pronoun?

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Example sentences from the Web for drookit

  • Now, my friends, you come here every Sabbath, an' I lave you a' ower wi' the Gospel till you are fairly drookit wi't.

    Scotch Wit and Humor|W. H. (Walter Henry) Howe
  • It swam ashore, emerged a melancholy “drookit” spectacle, and dashed into the nearest underwood.

    The Lonely Island|R.M. Ballantyne
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